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The weather’s acting like a teenager: radical unhappiness, then blind joy.
Distance in the distance.
On nature walks, information about bugs and birds ballooned and hovered in a spot above the counselor’s head.
Cartoon talk in a language I wouldn’t learn.
That is why I screamed today when I saw a spider on my blanket.
Forests look inviting, but I like them to remain mysterious.
I like them to look like illustrations to The Blue Fairy Book, all Art Nouveau curlicue and flourish.
The ideal way I savor a forest is to say it, read it.
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Draconian individual punishment distracts from systemic change and reinforces the cruelest and most racist system of incarceration on the planet.
Our well-being depends on a better understanding of how the logic of labor has twisted our relationship with pleasure.
“I was my father’s son. My father was Nai Nai’s least favorite.” A Taiwanese American man, driven from home by a secret, reevaluates his childhood memories of his grandmother.